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Bulletin of Mathematical Biology

, Volume 57, Issue 6, pp 883–898 | Cite as

The mathematics of radiation target analyses

  • E. S. Kempner
Article

Abstract

Radiation target theory has been extended to complex biochemical systems. Mathematical analyses are presented for multiple forms of biological active proteins, for the presence of large inhibitors or activators, for compounds which regulate rate or affinity and for multipe-step reactions. Several predictions of these models have been verified experimentally.

Keywords

Radiation Dose Functional Unit Irradiate Sample Primary Ionization Target Size 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • E. S. Kempner
    • 1
  1. 1.Laboratory of Physical Biology National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin DiseasesNational Institutes of HealthBethesdaUSA

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